Re: amd 690g chipset
* KS <firstname.lastname@example.org> [080313 12:35]:
> There is not need to create a new user just for testing Iceweasel for
> config problems. Start Iceweasel from a terminal with the option
> -ProfileManager. It starts Iceweasel's profile manager where you can
> create/delete profiles. Create a new one and do the tests. When done,
> you can delete the profile with the manager.
To catch up on previous questions:
The system is Lenny on an i386 with
a 1700 MHz Celeron and 1 Gb RAM, ASUS P4PE motherboard.
The slow performance (nearly full processor utilization) occurs not
only with iceweasel but also with galeon (2.0.4), on a variety of web
I do not recall having installed browser extensions.
I typically have open half a dozen browser windows. Yesterday I was
running galeon, rather than iceweasel. While editing a file with
XEmacs, I noticed the cursor moving with jumps, rather than smoothly.
Then I saw that galeon was hogging the processor. I began closing
browser windows one-by-one, and found one window which was causing the
problem. But I did not see anything peculiar about the web site (a
news site or blog, I forget which) which was in view.
Should I follow the procedure which generally is recommended for a
Window$ installation which displays the same symptom -- reinstall the